An error occured processing your request!
The error has been logged, and will be reviewed by our techincal team as soon as possible.
Thank you for you patience,
Technical Support Staff Home Overview
Job Seeker Tools
Employer Tools
Suite Of Products
Continued Education
E-learning Library Contact Us
e-Newsletter Signup
Enter your email address below:
Applicant  Employer

Terms of Access   |   Privacy Policy   |   Comments/Feedback/Questions  |   RSS Feeds© 2004, Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Supply Technician 3_1 Job - #1732405A1 Jobs at Syngenta | Paris, Illinois, USA |
Find a Job Canada Jobs USA Jobs AUS Jobs NZ Jobs Int'l Jobs Employer Jobs Flagship Jobs Recruiter Jobs Internships A member of the family.
Quick Job SearchAdvanced Search
Employer Jobs|Flagship Jobs|Recruiter Jobs
    Forgot your password?

Supply Technician 3_1 Job - #1732405A1

Apply To This Position

See More Jobs From Syngenta

Location: Paris, Illinois, Mid-West United States, USA
Company: Syngenta
               Apply below
Open Til: 16-Apr-12
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Agronomy
Career Type: General
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive

Send This Job To A Friend

Division: Production & Supply
Function: Corn & Soybean Production
City: Paris
State/Province: Illinois [IL]
Country: United States [US]
Position Title: Supply Technician 3_1
Job ID: 2854

Role Purpose/Accountabilities:
Responsible for executing production plant tasks assign by Plant Management. May be required to monitor, operate and maintain both plant and field technical production equipment. Perform in assigned department to insure all required processes, procedures, and production requirements are met. May be asked to perform assigned tasks without direct Supervision. Contributes to an operational culture founded on HSE and supply management processes built from innovation and continuous process improvement.

Accountabilities: Tasks may include but not limited to: Field Activities: Crop Scout, Cutter/Puller Operator, Fertilizer Technician, Field Tillage Operator, Machine Mover, Male Row Destruction, Pesticide Sprayer Technician, Silk and Pollen Notes Collector.
General/Administrative: Maintenance Operator
Harvest: Harvest Transportation, Green Corn Sorting Technician, Dump Cart Operator, Assistant Sheller Operator.
Rework, Conditioning, Treating and Packaging: Quality Assurance and PCL Technician.
Warehouse, Distribution, Discard and Maintain Product: Seed Delivery (Non CDL Driver), Pick-Stage-Load Operator, Fork Truck Operator.
General Accountabilities: Maintains a safe work environment in accordance with HSE policies. Performs tasks within the frameworks established by Syngenta management systems. Supports the mission of being a reliable supplier of high quality seed. Guidelines for Responsibilities Shall comply with all Syngenta and legal safety policies.
Identify, report and remediate if possible any unsafe acts or conditions within the facility.
Manages people and processes 0 to 25% of time.
May contribute input for plan development.
Could impact financial, quality and safety issues at a job specific level.
Requires supervision/direction over 50% of time.
Contributes to teamwork and has minimal external interaction.
May require multiple job skills at varying complexity.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

Critical knowledge: :
Must be High School graduate or GED
Associate degree is preferred
Commercial Pesticide Applicators License or the ability to obtain

Critical Experience:
1 year Seed industry, Ag Business or Ag related experience preferred
Maintenance and welding experience preferred but not necessary
Farm machinery operating experience preferred

Critical technical, professional & personal capabilities:
Good communication skills while working with co-workers
Good organization skills during planning of daily work activities
Team Orientated to work with everyone at the plant to successfully complete work schedule and to accomplish safety goals
Some PC and business software skills
Some supervisory skills
Trusted -Will need to make good sound judgment calls in regards to seed quality management that will be for the best interest of the company
Innovative - To always look to implement new procedures or technologies to improve work efficiencies.
Ability to adapt to changing environmental/situational needs
Ability to make timely, effective decisions and develop backup plans/options to have available when making decisions
Ability to remain flexible and responsive when faced with multiple time sensitive requests
Will need to help out in other areas of the plant either in office or plant as work load requires
CDL license may be required
Ability to read and interpret written documents such as HSE policies, ISO work instructions, and various other written materials necessary to complete assigned tasks.

Critical Success Factors & Key Challenges: Achieve annual HSE targets.
COGP Targets.
Quality Targets
Plant Process Improvement Plans
Plant and Supply Chain KPI’s

Critical leadership Capabilities:
Good communication skills
Senses and adapts to the changing environment to achieve excellence in delivery
Detail/Accuracy Oriented

Additional Information:
Travel Requirements & other information:
Must be able to read reports, write legibly, possess good math and computer skills
Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs.
Must be able to walk or stand for extended period of time
Climb ladders and stairs in plant and storage bins
To work outside at different heights levels on storage bins and elevator legs

Noisy dusty environments
Longer hours during peak seasonal times
Hot or cold conditions
Must be able to work in field under adverse conditions
Work in satellite growing areas as required
Weekend and shift work possible during peak seasonal times OTHER
Have valid driver license
A minimum of 2 years in current position is required (requirement for internal applicants only)
All applicants must be eligible to work in the US
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.